Oven-Roasted Chicken Tikka
Curious to try making Indian food at home? This crowd-pleasing recipe is great for beginners because it's easy and all the ingredients are available at ordinary supermarkets. It comes from the marvelous cookbook Made in India (Flatiron, $35). If you like, serve the chicken with Mint and Yogurt Chutney (recipe is available on our website).
Garam masala is an Indian spice blend with cardamom, cinnamon and other flavors. It’s available at large supermarkets, or you can find online recipes to make your own.